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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Heemskerck Fracture Zone

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Heemskerck Fracture Zone...

Heemskerck Fracture Zone is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Heemskerck Fracture Zone varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.9°C (37.2°F) in October up to 9.1°C (48.4°F) in the month of March, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (44°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Heemskerck Fracture Zone is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Heemskerck Fracture Zone?

The current water temperature in the month of October near Heemskerck Fracture Zone is approximately:
3°C (37°F)

Are there surf spots close to Heemskerck Fracture Zone?

Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Heemskerck Fracture Zone. The next good one is Lowlands beach, which is 1011.9km (628.5miles) away from Heemskerck Fracture Zone. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Lowlands beach and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Ocean beach, which is ca 1014.6km (630.2miles) away from Heemskerck Fracture Zone. Another good surfspot is Ocean beach, located ca 1014.6km (630.2miles) from Heemskerck Fracture Zone.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are close to Heemskerck Fracture Zone. The next good beach is Oreti Beach, which is 2497.4km (1551.2miles) away from Heemskerck Fracture Zone. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Tunnel Beach, which is ca 2630.8km (1634miles) away from Heemskerck Fracture Zone.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Heemskerck Fracture Zone?

The water temperature at Heemskerck Fracture Zone is very cold, reaching up to 9°C (48°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Heemskerck Fracture Zone. However, during , temperatures reach lows of approximately 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Heemskerck Fracture Zone?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during . Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during February, March, and April when temperatures range from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod.

Directions to Heemskerck Fracture Zone: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Heemskerck Fracture Zone...

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